Software Engineer - Android at Nextdoor
Toronto, Ontario, CA

Nextdoor is the private social network for you, your neighbors and your community. Nextdoor’s mission is to provide a trusted platform where neighbors work together to build stronger, safer, happier communities, all over the world.

We're looking for a passionate, excited Android developer with a strong desire to build fast, simple, and beautiful mobile apps matched with a passion for bringing a sense of community back to the neighborhood. You will be a technical leader on a small team of developers and designers working on our award-winning mobile application.

Responsibilities:

  • Design and develop beautiful code for Android
  • Provide architectural and technical leadership on developing our core mobile platform
  • Help lead development efforts on mobile product features on Android
  • Help scale our mobile platform as we experience massive growth

Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field 
  • 1+ years of Android development experience and 2+ years industry experience
  • Passionate about the Android platform and mobile development space
  • Experience in Automated testing / TDD
  • Expert level Android-specific domain, Java programming, and experience leading full lifecycle of application development from whiteboard through Google Play release.
  • Strong collaboration and communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Ability to be flexible and adaptable in a fast-paced startup environment
  • Passion for Nextdoor’s mission

Benefits:

  • 100% company-paid health insurance premiums (medical, dental, and vision) for you and your dependents
  • Paid vacation and company holidays
  • Free catered dinners Monday through Thursday and catered lunch on Wednesdays
  • Monthly gym stipend
  • One time cell phone & headphone stipend
  • Annual learning and development stipend
  • Two paid volunteer days off
  • Pre-tax commuter benefits
  • Fully stocked kitchen with drinks, snacks and candy
  • La Marzocco espresso machine with Blue Bottle coffee
  • Health FSA
  • 401K plan

To learn more, check out our engineering blog at https://engblog.nextdoor.com.